Commercial use of drones in farms and other agriculture

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  • Hello All, I am new to the group and looking for someone that can work with to us build an affordable fixed-wing drone for precision farming. Drone needs to have flight planning software as well as decent RGB and multispectral payloads. Most of the off-the-shelf platforms to expensive for our application. Please let me know if you can help.
    • 100KM
      George, I have used one of the early Event38 E384 fixed wing drones for aerial surveying and 3D mapping of golf courses. It was very effective.

      https://event38.com/fixed-wing/e384-mapping-drone/?v=0a10a0b3e53b#t...

      However it was developed for agricultural monitoring and does support multi-spectral acquisition, so I suspect you would find these useful for your application. You could learn a lot from using one of these.
      The E384 Mapping Drone
  • My DIY RPAS (drone) Plug&Play spray device for agriculture, painting, Covid, etc.
    https://youtu.be/tPFSxjw-oi8
  • Hi All, I am interested to make contact with fellow enthusiasts in the Brisbane or SEQ area of Queensland Australia with a view of learning more about the directions, and applications drones have in the broad acre pastoral and agricultural areas of the State and Australia as a whole. I am lfrom a cattle and sheep background. Ted
  • Hi
    I'm Liam from T-MOTOR. I would like to reach out to see if there is any possibility for us to work together.
    We are a propulsion system manufacturer who offers motors, propellers and ESCs for all kinds of drone applications which vary from security, surveillance to agriculture VTOL etc.And Drone frame.

    In the same time, we hope to work with your Drones projects, pls feel free to let us know if you need any custom solution.
    If you have new project,pls contact me.I can find the most efficient power system to you.

    This our website: www.tmotor.com
    My email: liam@tmotor.com
  • Hi, I am from New Zealand and trying to understand the application of drones in agriculture. We have a lot of sheep on large extensive farms, but trying to understand how ranchers from the USA might use drone technology is very difficult from the bottom of the pacific. I have a 2 minute survey with 11 questions which would really help my project. Thank you.  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RSW59CH 

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  • Hello, Im Delmond Marshall, I'm new to the drone culture. I'm Head Coach of the Flint Unity Farming Project in Flint, Michigan where we teach kids how to grow vegetables they can eat that will help offset their exposure to toxins caused by the Flint Water Crisis, which is still ongoing. A news story on us is online at: http://www.abc12.com/video? vid=434367523. I'd like to introduce drones to my kids. My question is whats the most inexpensive drone with cameras can I get or have made that they could use? I have 102 kids, No way I can buy all of them drones. If I could get 5 of them for our group, I'd be happy.I'm hoping to create a drone club for them. Any ideas or suggestions please share and let me know. Check out my drone flight I posted on my Linkedin page

    https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:63188859542077...

  • Agricultural UAV Lipo battery

    http://www.genstattu.com/ta-plus2-0-15c-18000-6s1p.html

    Tattu Plus2.0 18000mAh 6S1P 22.2V 15C Intelligent Lipo Battery is mainly designed for DJI S1000, agriculture spraying drone, pesticide spraying drone, farming drone, aerial photography drone, survey drone and some other Multirotors.

    Specifications:

    • Minimum Capacity: 18000mAh
    • Configuration: 6S1P / 22.2V / 6Cell
    • Discharge Rate: 15C
    • Max Burst discharge Rate: 30C
    • Net Weight(±20g): 2270g
    • Dimensions: 205.5mm Length x 94.2mm Width x 79.5mm Height
    • Discharge Plug: AS150+XT150 plug
    • Charge Plug: XT90

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  • Selling P3A with NDVI (Red+NIR) on eBay

    http://www.ebay.com/itm/332314900427

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  • 100KM

    That's great - perfect for my fixed wings! Go Tesla ;)

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